Event Dates

From: Friday, September 29, 2017
To: Sunday, October 01, 2017

Host Center

Hallmark Lanes
4203 Shawn Dr.
Killeen, TX 76542
(254) 690-4949

Oil Pattern Schedule

Prize Fund

Place Winnings*
1 $2,700.00
2 $1,600.00
3 $1,050.00
4 $1,050.00
5 $800.00
6 $800.00
7 $800.00
8 $800.00
9 $675.00
10 $675.00
11 $675.00
12 $675.00
Place Winnings*
13 $550.00
14 $550.00
15 $550.00
16 $550.00
17 $475.00
18 $475.00
19 $475.00
20 $475.00
21 $425.00
22 $425.00
23 $425.00
24 $425.00

*See Tournament Notes below for Prize Fund details.

Tournament Schedule / Notes

Eligibility
Participant must be a USBC Member in good standing. Non members must meet PBA average requirements.
 
 PBA SW Region Grand Invitational Points
This event will count for points toward the 2018 PBA Southwest Region Grand Invitational

Payout Ratio
1:3
 
Entry Fee
PBA and PWBA Members: $220
Non-Members: $285 (money order, cashiers check or credit card only)
 
Note
PWBA members who are not also PBA members must enter events through the Regional Manager in order to receive the $220 member entry fee rate.  Any PWBA member who is inadvertently charged the non-member entry fee should contact the regional manager immediately.  
 
Entry Deadline
Online entries for members and non-members close at midnight on Monday, September, 25.
After the deadline, entries must be made directly with the PBA Southwest Region Manager.
 
<b>Brackets</b>
Two sets of $5 brackets will be offered during qualifying games 2-4 and 5-7.
 
Prize Fund
1st Place is projected to pay $2,700
16th Place is projected to pay $550
Final cash spot is guaranteed to pay a minimum of $400.
 
Schedule
Friday, September 29
Practice Session:  3-5 p.m.
Pro-am: 6:00 and 8:30 p.m.
 
Saturday, September 30
Roll call is 30 minutes prior to all squads.
A Squad: 9 a.m. – (eight games)
B Squad: 2:30 p.m. – (eight games)      
Top 1/3 advance to Casher's Round
Pro-am: 7:45 p.m.
 
Sunday, October 1
Cashers Round: 8:30 a.m. – (five games)
Bracket Match Play (based on 16 finalists)
Round 1 – Winners and Qualifiers 9-16 bowl (best-of-three games): Noon
Round 2 – Winners and Qualifiers 5-8 bowl (best-of-three games): Immediately following
Round 3 – Winners and Quaifiers 1-4 bowl (best-of-three games): Immediately following
Round 4 – Winners bowl (single-game): Immediately following
Round 5 – Winners bowl (single-game): Immediately following
Finals format will be adjusted accordingly with less than 63 entries.

This event will count for points to qualify for the tentatively scheduled PBA Grand Casino/Hotel/Resort Southwest Invitational, September 2018.  

HotelPlanner.com, the official travel partner of the PBA, has announced a new sweepstakes program that will award $200 lodging gift certificates to a lucky winner every month in 2017. All you have to do is book a hotel room through HotelPlanner.com before the end of each month, and you will be automatically entered.

 

You must enter through any link on pba.com, or by using this link: http://pba.hotelplanner.com/. For each additional reservation you make through HotelPlanner.com, you’ll receive another free entry into the sweepstakes.

 

Each drawing will take place on the last day of the month. To qualify, the user must book a reservation through HotelPlanner.com. The $200 gift certificates will be valid for hotel room and tax only. Any incidental charges will be the responsibility of the person using the certificate. To enter without making a purchase, send a letter to HotelPlanner, attn.: Carlos Diaz, 777 S. Flagler Drive, Suite 800 West Tower, West Palm Beach, FL 33401. Written entries must be received before each month’s end-of-month drawing.